Kevin Alexander (wide receiver)

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Kevin Alexander
No. 86
Position: Wide receiver
Personal information
Date of birth: (1975-01-23) January 23, 1975 (age 40)
Place of birth: Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Height: 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Weight: 185 lb (84 kg)
Career information
College: Utah State
Undrafted: 1996
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career NFL statistics as of 1997
Receptions: 22
Receiving yards: 364
Touchdowns: 1
Stats at NFL.com
Stats at pro-football-reference.com

Kevin John Alexander (born January 23, 1975) is a former American football wide receiver in the National Football League. He played for two seasons for the New York Giants from 19961997. He played college football at Utah State.

Professional career[edit]

Alexander was signed by the New York Giants as an undrafted free agent following the 1996 NFL Draft. He was waived during final cuts on August 20, 1996,[1] but was immediately re-signed to the team's practice squad. He was promoted to the active roster on October 26, 1996.[2] He was re-signed on January 9, 1997.[3]

Alexander was signed to a two-year contract by the Miami Dolphins on March 2, 1998.[4] He was released by the Dolphins on August 25, 1998.[5]

He was signed by the Washington Redskins on February 23, 1999.[6] He was released on August 31, 1999.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Maddox Among 11 Cuts". Sarasota Herald-Tribune. August 20, 1996. Retrieved 2010-11-25. 
  2. ^ Freeman, Mike (October 26, 1996). "Giants Lose Toomer And Sparks To Injuries". New York Times. Retrieved 2010-11-25. 
  3. ^ Freeman, Mike (January 9, 1997). "For Giants, All Pieces Are in Place". New York Times. Retrieved 2010-11-25. 
  4. ^ "Dolphins sign pair". Lawrence Journal-World. March 3, 1998. Retrieved 2010-11-25. 
  5. ^ "NFL Transactions". Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel. August 26, 1998. Retrieved 2010-11-25. 
  6. ^ "Transactions". New York Times. February 24, 1999. Retrieved 2010-11-25.